NASA rover Curiosity lands on Mars after
In a show of technological wizardry, the robotic explorer Curiosity blazed through the pink skies of Mars, steering itself to a gentle landing inside a giant crater for the most ambitious dig yet into the red planet's past.
NASA's 'Mohawk Guy' draws 'Curiosity' of his
As space lovers everywhere watched the live feed of NASA's Curiosity landing, another star was born -- but this one wasn't in the sky. He was in the NASA control room.
Officials identify gunman in Sikh temple
Officials on Monday identified the gunman they say killed six people inside a Sikh temple in Wisconsin as a 40-year-old Army veteran.
When it comes to your brain: Use it or lose
Those little memory lapses, like forgetting names or losing keys, are aggravating for some people and worrisome for others. But there is a way to fight back.
Sec'y: School should be more difficult, well-
A more well-rounded curriculum with less focus on a single test. Higher academic standards and more difficult classwork. Continued cuts to extracurricular and other activities because of the tough economy. Education Secretary Arne Duncan says those are some of the changes and challenges that children could notice as they start the new school year.
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